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bomb? those tiny energy drinks under fire tonight for too much caffeine too fast. and we put the ceo in the hot seat. >>> and, can it be? look at this. a variation of the legendary moby dick. you'll see an amazing sight tearing through the water. >>> good evening. as we come on the air, the entire globe is focused on this question. are we on the brink of a new war in the middle east? all day long, we have seen rockets firing back and forth, taking a very real human toll. look at this picture, from the gaza strip in the middle east. a father weeping, his 11-month-old son dead in his arms. at the same time, the terrifying sound of an air raid siren. listen. and there is panic and fear in the streets of israel tonight. we're going to talk to abc's global affairs correspondent christiane amanpouamanpour. but we go first to the front lines, where israel meeflts the gaza strip, and abc's alex marquardt is there, in the middle, in gaza city. alex? >> reporter: good evening, diane. we've heard some very loud explosions all around us tonight as israeli missiles land. we've heard the disting w
little get to theot wait to hospital. >> the popular five our energy >> energy drinks are a popular butthey get a quick boost warning thatts are they can be dangerous. >> 13 people have died an the five hour energy drink is being investigated. >> the fda is investigating popular energy shot deaths.lted in maker says, when taken the product as harmless. >> they offer the extra energy but some say they can be deadly. investigating whether it to the deaths of 13 people and hospitalization of others. monster energy has been linked according to fda investigations including hagerstown last december. her mother speaks out against these popular drinks. >> other ingredients include caffeine, you do not know how much you are getting. >> the product is intended for busy adults and has about as caffeine as leading premium coffee. the hospital center cardiologist the drinks are dangerous. >> we don't know the danger is be --se there will >> consumers say the product should have more information about what is in them. >> the more information the people have to take what they put for bodies. >> it
and the odds of the deal happening. >>> america's energy independence and the environmentalist that says fracking is here to say. how do we make it safe? we will drill down to get answers. >>> and many call him the next steve jobs. you are probably already usg something this quiet genius already invented. the "wall street t journal repo" begins right now. >> this isis america's number 10 one financial news program, "wall street journal report." now maria bartiromo. >>> here's a look at at is making news as we head to a new week on wall street. corporate america had a strong message for president obama this week. ceos of a dozen of amamerica's largest companies met with the president and warned that washington must reach a deal to avoid the fiscal cliff. the president a also sat down wh congressional leaders and officially began negotiations. if congress doesn't act taxes on income, dividends and estates will go up and spending cuts will kick in january 1st. this week, i spoke to allen simpson ander skis bowl subpoeimpson anders skin bowls. >> you can't spend or grow your way out of. this
. coming up, five-hour energy and your health. that trend could endanger lives. >> coming up, we will tell you how a 16-year-old girl from a y virginia suburb was a sex slave. story every parent to see. >> i am bob ryan. a few raindrops. [ female announcer ] welcome one and all to a tastier festive feast. so much to sip and savor, a feeding frenzy to say the least. a turkey from safeway will have everyone raving. there's fresh, natural, frozen, whatever you're craving. spend 35 dollars and a frozen safeway turkey is 59 cents a pound. or spend 35 dollars and get a fresh shadybrook farms turkey for 99 cents a pound. so raise your glass, pull up a chair, grab a plate. this tastier thanksgiving is well worth the wait. safeway. ingredients for life. >> you are watching abc 7 news at 11:00. on your side. 7 investigation every parent needs to see tonight. us about her tells ordeal after being dangerousnto the world of prostitution. the victim was just a sophomore school when she was slave.into a sex girl with a love for sports. seemingly charmed life with an upper-middle-class family. >> my mom a
photos to the whistleblower is finally revealed. brian ross has the latest. >>> energy overload. 5-hour that packs a powerful punch, two ounces equals five cups of coffee. now, under investigation for possibly links to 13 deaths. >>> the software titan on the run, who police want to question about the death of his neighbor. he speaks to our reporter. >> talking face-to-face, is going to be a difficult thing, sir. >> why the authorities are calling him paranoid and bonkers, right now. >>> tim tebow's fall from grace? celebrated for his dramatic last-minute touchdowns and praised for his faith. now, being torn apart by his teammates behind his back. why is the once most popular man in football no longer being hailed as a hero? >>> good morning, everyone opinion everyone, as we come on the air, overnight, three israelis killed by rockets from the gaza strip. israeli warplanes are hitting dozens of sites in the gaza. l of that follows a dramatic bombing by israel. you see the assassination right there. this could be dangerous. >>> another story we're following closer to home, how did a woma
retaliation overnight. we're live in jerusalem. >>> drink danger. the wildly popular pick-me-up, 5-hour energy, now linked to the deaths of 13 people. what you need to know. >>> and it is tough to take it this hour. why hitting that snooze button turns out to be a really bad idea. >>> good morning, everyone. we have new details this morning on the sex scandal that brought down former cia director david petraeus. we've learned the name of that mystery agent from the fbi who first exposed the petraeus affair. he is fbi veteran agent frederick humphries. notorious for sending shirtless photos of himself to another key player in the scandal. >> he says it was just a lighthearted joke. that woman would be jill kelly, seen on the right, which claims she was threatened by petraeus' lover. she has been stripped of her special access to macdill air force base in tampa. and paula broadwell is under investigation for storing military documents, on her computer. and for the first time president obama has weighed in on this mess. preeti arla has the latest. >> reporter: president obama walked into the east
award right now. bryce harper is being talked about. nats and great boost. lot more than just an energy boost. runs, 18 stolen bases, .270 with a .340 average with batters on. the teenager played in only 139 games. l be watching for the announcement. it's coming up any moment. that show is on the air. football fans to redskins went back to work today. the redskins are hopeful that able to go onl be against the philadelphia eagles. played all season because dot of a knee injury. these guns -- the skins say he have to have some season foot injury. a lot to play for. have swag.ers you want.at have something special. i do not promise anything, but i my best. >> the eagles have their rahm problems. is imploding. l vick asck michae concussion. how serious is it? will he be on the field on sunday? andy reed/ >> we will now here in the next few days. have a pretty good idea. now is itelling you pretty significant. >> andy reid had to think about it. the wizards plainly charlotte their firstg for win of the season. lakers have won it two in a d last night they signed brown.ni to replace happened
. enough for a quick text or quick call. trying to dfl evelop this thing. turns vibrations into energy and charges the phone. voe folks at virginia tech keep trying. everybody hates. shake it. >> shaking, vibrations, energy. uh-huh. this, honestly. saw the study. i'm like this is completely true. polled 2,000,000 wi women, wome mr. time oogling other women than men do. we begin with, we are checking out other women's cleavage. checking out their size. >> height? >> their height. everything. their tan. their hair style. and their clothes. we are trying to size one another up. they say most happens on the beach. we love having a good look at other women sun bathing. >> you are checking out the girls more than i am, i am just talking, not paying attention to anything. >> those are cute shoes. >> checking out the lady. i am not really? that's the theory there. >> a matter of kind of comparing ourselves to one another. our own insecurities. but we also love to see what other girls are sporting. some of the other things. hair color, breast size, shoes, bag, and cell to light. by the way i wa
before. i realized just how much more energy i have. everybody is looking at me to be guy. it is not just me. i will get all the blame and all the fame, but it is the guys around me that make me great. he dominated the voting. after being cut by the mets two ago, the 38-year-old is the cy young award winner. are shots of the day is a classic. and england, how about this bicycle kick? the english goalie tried to clear the ball with his head. look at this. -- scored 04 goals in sweden's win. d.c. united could use that guy on sunday. that is all i have. >> we want to remind you about our newest abc 7 app. it provides news, weather d you could wake up or leon harris, cynne simpson. to can download it by going wjla.com/mobile. to can download it by going wjla.com/mobile. in the people, businesses, and organizations that call greater washington home. whether it's funding an organization that provides new citizens with job training, working with an anacostia school that promotes academic excellence, or supporting an organization that serves 5,000 meals a day across d.c., what's important to the
was just a teenager. turned 20 in october. he is one of the youngest ever win this honor. he brought energy to the team immediately. with 22 home runs and 59 runs was one of the washington's successful season. he had a 340 average. a 477 slugging percentage. the national league rookie of year. i wantd,eech, this award. i want a world series. this is a great honor. also for the washington nationals. >> the accolades keep coming in for all the nationals. >> now we have this. the rest of the week, we will r of the year. >> thank you. next, theup controversy. a showdown over shopping. >> a taboo subject for many. an odd noise, a creek in the floor. that haveof things o believe ghosts exist. >> in today's world, the so- called zombi apocalypse blaze in the people's consciousness. museum. the it is a place that is the second haunted place in virginia. folks with me here are paranormal investigators, ghost here to and they are find evidence to prove that spirits do exist. >> do you believe in things that go bump in the night? unseen?ed by things spirits? poltergeists? this woman claims she has see
of the weather. overall, pleasant, but unseasonably cool. we will have some energy off of the carolina coast. we have been talking about a shower on sunday, or monday morning. right now, i think the odds are slim within the next seven days. right now, signs point to the system staying offshore. 50 degrees is the high, and then a gradual drop. tomorrow -- connect back into the 30's. tomorrow, a few degrees warmer. we will make it into the mid- 50's. 54 55, on average. the average height is 58 degrees, but we will be slightly before that. right now, next thursday is looking pretty good. >> a nice warm up. >> a november warm-up. >> twinkies and wonder bread are american icons but could they be left for dead? say it is not so. the future of the junk food next. >> tonight, man's best friend comes through again. [ female announcer ] welcome one and all to a tastier festive feast. so much to sip and savor a feeding frenzy to say the least. a turkey from safeway will have everyone raving. there's fresh, natural, frozen whatever you're craving. spend 35 dollars and a frozen
-breaking triplets. >> a word of caution about a highly caffeinated energy shot. they are investigating the popular energy drink. find out why at 6:00. virginia tech and the university of virginia, at two dick schools with an even bigger rival rick perry >> there are competing -- two at big schools that are competing against each other in a bitter rivalry. >> two schools known for backing men and women in uniform. they want to be known for supporting men and women in a different type of uniform. >> we both have alumni involved in the military. what better way to try to increase participation by playing on that competitive element. >> virginia tech and uva alumni are teaming up to see which school can collect the most books for the united for a reading program. they send a books overseas. once there, trades are able to record themselves reading a book to their children. -- troops are able to record themselves reading a book to their children. >> goodnight, guys. >> we have heard from some families that say their son will wake up and have breakfast with that on television and read a book along with t
, to the escalating controversy of the use of caffeine in energy drinks and a new line of cracker jacks. the manufacturers say these products are perfectly safe. but the fda is looking into caffeine concerns. and so is abc's jim avila. >> reporter: abc news has obtained 92 of what the fda called adverse event reports. the latest of which is an october death claim of sudden cardiac arrest. the government is founding. but the founder of 5-hour is fighting back, saying his product is not harmful. some people swear by it. >> i feel more alert. i feel awake. >> reporter: others overdo it, as in these youtube videos. >> chug. chug. >> reporter: but this morning, the ceo and founder of 5-hour energy drink, tells abc news that kind of abuse is the only way to hurt yourself with his product. >> if you had ten cups of coffee in an hour, i think you'd end up in a hospital. that would really be a dumb thing to do. >> reporter: bhargava says the deaths and hospitalizations, recording to the fda because of his 5-hour energy drink was because the product was abused. not because it's dangerous. >> they
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to broker a contract for $4 billion energy facility with senior officials of the south korean government. according to new york businessman, adam victor. >> ms. kelley made it clear to me that general petraeus put her in -- in this position. and that's why she was able to have access to such senior levels that they were essentially doing a favor for general petraeus. >> reporter: the new york businessman broke off dealing with kelley when she asked for an $80 million commission. no immediate comment from kel y kelley. a source said he had nothing to do with jill kelley's deal and had asked her to stop throwing his name around. brian ross, abc news, new york. >> apparently she was throwing it around. the name that is. >> careful. careful -- the company you keep. and also, one of the big issues here exactly what the administration knew. the white house response to benghazi was clumsy. and petraeus reportedly said, he never gave any talking points at all to susan rice the u.s. ambassador. and, i'm sorry, the u.n. ambassador for the u.s. and says he almost knew immediately this was a terror
later. citi price rewind. new pink lemonade 5-hour energy? 5-hour energy supports the avon foundation for women breast cancer crusade. so i can get the energized feeling i need and support a great cause? i'm sold. pink lemonade 5-hour energy? yeah and a portion of every sale goes to the avon foundation for women breast cancer crusade. i'm sold. new pink lemonade 5-hour energy. get the alert, energized feeling you need and support breast cancer research and access to care. >>> here's "the play of the day"! >> here's a picture we want to show it to you. it was posted on facebook. that's 7-year-old and his sister evelyn. their mom and dad said if this picture got 1,000 likes on facebook, they'd consider buying them a cat. they got those, and talk about 99,000 more. >> wow. >> take a look. a family of five, they're now joining us via skype, marissa, emily, darin and marissa, you posted a picture, 1,000 likes later. did you ever think it would go viral like it did? >> marissa, you can hear me? you can hear justice. >> yeah, we can hear you. >> did you ever think this would go is viral like
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. >> i will have to find an alternative source of energy. >> five-hour energy drink. >> man, start stocking up. get some diet coke. atever you have to do. hang in, folks. septic disasters are disgusting and costly, but avoidable. the rid-x septic subscriber program helps prevent backups by sending you monthly doses right to your door so you will never forget to maintain your system. sign up at rid-x.com. [ wife ] a beached whale! lawn clippings! a mattress. a sausage link. mermaid. honey!? driftwood. come on, you gotta help us out here a little. [ male announcer ] febreze eliminates odors and leaves carpets fresh. ♪ prove it. enough is enough. d-con baits are specially formulated to kill in one feeding. guaranteed. d-con. get out. ♪ let the sky fall ♪ it may crumble ♪ we will stand tall ♪ face it all together >> welcome back, everybody to "insomniac theater." number one at the box office this weekend, the latest james bond flick, "skyfall." >> that's right. no surprise to me. i was in the theater this weekend to see it. so was our digital news associate, jayce henderson w
? >> reporter: after spending so much time, energy and money, nothing seemed to work. they decided to try something different. did you think it's a little crazy, though? i'm going to search for our future baby online on craigslist. >> well, we met online. so, if i were going to look up a word in the dictionary, i wouldn't go to my bookshelf and open up my dictionary. you just turn to the internet. >> the second i read their ad, i called there. hi, i'm pregnant. and i need help and she was like, we're really happy you called. >> reporter: tammy nelson was stuck in a nightmare. financially dependent on her abusive husband and already raising one son, rider. >> i remember one time, feeding my son the dust out of the rice krispie box. the last bowl of cereal we had and i didn't know where the next meal was going to come from. >> reporter: but her nightmare got worse when she says her husband forced her to get pregnant again. >> you hate yourself a lot for it, because you feel like you should just have a connection with something that's naturally inside you. i felt guilty that i never had that
. the international energy agency predicts the u.s. will be the world's top oil producer in five years and will be all but self-sufficient in 20 years. the agency is predicting natural gas will become the largest single fuel in the u.s. >>> a new report says that we are doing better at keeping up with our mortgage payments. the percentage of mortgage holders two months or more behind other payments is now the lowest that it's been in three years. that's because the housing market is improving. and low interest rates are making it easier to refinance. >>> the effectiveness of a top flu treatment is now being questioned. a top british medical journal says there is no evidence showing that tamiflu really stops influenza. dozens of governments around the world stock tamiflu in case there's a global flu outbreak. the world health organization says it is convinced that tamiflu does work. but british researchers want to see more data. >>> a new pepsi flavor in japan does diet soda one better. it contains dextrin that supposedly reduces fat in the body. pepsi has introduced flavors in japan like strawberry, s
, allegedly used the cia director's name in an effort this summer to broker a contract for a $4 billion energy facility, with senior officials of the south korean government. according to new york businessman adam victor. >> miss kelley made it clear to me that general petraeus put her in this position. and that's why she was able to have access to such senior levels that they were essentially doing a favor for general petraeus. >> reporter: the new york business man says he broke off dealing with jill kelley after she asked for an $80 million commission. there was no immediate comments from kelley. but a source close to petraeus said, he had absolutely nothing to do with jill kelley's deal. and in fact, had asked her to stop throwing his name around. brian ross, abc news, new york. >>> in california, the party is over for fraternities and sororities at chico state university. the school's president yesterday announced greek life on campus was suspended indefinitely. that move comes after a student drank himself to death celebrating his 21st birthday. frats and sororities must remove all greek
child go and grow. they give your child energy to go on. plus -- protein to grow on. >> reporter: what hasn't been growing -- hostess' bottom line. sales dropped as moms began swapping out those fat-filled goodies and white bread for healthier lunch box foods. but a bitter nationwide workers strike that ended in a stalemate may be the final nail in a cream-filled coffin. the 82-year-old american icon plans to shutter its factory doors and let 18,000 workers go. >> it will be very sad because these brands are iconic. they've been around for decades. >> reporter: but this is nothing like mom could make. if you think you're going to miss this twinkie -- don't even try to make this at home. there are 37 ingredients in this little cake. many you'd expect. some flour, lots of sugar, corn syrup. but how about corn dextrin? that's the sticky glue found on the back of envelopes. and that smooth creamy center made from cellulose gum. that's used in hair gel, shampoo, even rocket fuel. some predict a buyer may swoop in and buy the twinkie. >> i think they could have a resurrection. maybe it will
energy agency also predicts the u.s. could become energy-inspect by the year 2035. but many experts remain doubtful. >>> meanwhile, new video from the record flood in central italy. you see the river here sweeping this boat away and ripping trees from the ground. at least four people have been killed in the floods. three of them, when a bridge collapsed. rescuers in the helicopter you see there were able to pull one man to safety, after his car was swept away. >>> and four-time nascar champ jeff gordon will have to pay up for the deliberate wreck that sparked a wild brawl in phoenix over the weekend. gordon has been fined $100,000 and docked 25 points for slamming clint bowyer into the wall you see there. >>> and could it be true? are humans collectively getting dumber? a new study from stanford university claims that humans have been steadily losing intelligence for thousands of years because, thanks to advancements in technology, we no longer need intelligence to survive. this is hardly mainstream science. but as one researcher noted, my favorite part here. a hunter/gatherer, who
energy says 1 of 22 contractors onboard, improperly used a blowtorch to cut the pipeline igniting the explosion. 11 workers were medevacked to safety. four with severe burns. >> when there's an incident, it hurts. >> reporter: as far as the oil spill, the coast guard says the impact is minimal because the rig was shut down at the time. >> the environmental threat, as we know, there was 20 gallons that potentially were in that 3-inch line, which would equate to approximately 28 gallons of product. >> reporter: not even enough to fill a large suv's gas tank. in comparison, bp's deepwater horizon disaster, 2 1/2 years ago, spilled enough daily to fill the gas tanks of 82,000 suvs. and just a few hours ago, two more boats actually doubled in size arrived on the scene to help with the search. which is a 45-mile, by 30-mile radius. the weather has been cooperating. there are no storms in sight. so, they do have a clear line of vision. hopefully, these two workers will be found soon. dan? >> one bit of good news there. john, thank you. >>> now, to the middle east on the brink this mornin
on they will rapidly drop in price. >> also helps you save money on energy. >> yes, lasts 25,000 hours. >> not bad at all. all good stuff. all good tips for the fall. as always appreciate you being here. all this good stuff. thank you, paula for donating all this stuff. you can find details on all the products. and where to find them at dick's website, gizwhiz.biz or wnnfans.com. we'll be right back, you are watching "world news now." ♪ i'd do anything for you, dear ♪ ♪ anything, yes, i'd do anything ♪ ♪ anything for you ♪ but lately she's been coming in with less gray than usual. what's she up to? [ female announcer ] root touch-up by nice'n easy has the most shade choices, designed to match even salon color in just 10 minutes. with root touch-up, all they see is you. >>> i know this is going to come as a shock to you, rob, did you know there is a lot of women that don't get along with their mothers-in-law. >> i am stunned by the stats. >> stunned. thanks to people at onepoll and their hard research for basically stating the obvious. 40% of us don't like our mothers-in-law. here is a
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